LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV)- Dr. Bob Hale fromBriarwood Animal Hospital is answering your pet questions.

These are the questions he covered:

-Is pet insurance beneficial? Do they have any pre-existing clauses?
-I have a yorkie that has started chewing his hair off his backside. He doesn't have fleas so what could be causing his discomfort and itching?
-Is there anything better than giving insulin shots?
-I just adopted a mini-weinie dog over the weekend. She was weening pups and is so uncomfortable that she sits and whines. Is there anything I can do to make her more comfortable?
-I have a long haired chihuahua and a miniature schnauzer. They've been taking Interceptor for heartworms. Because of the problem getting it, the vet has recommended Trifexis. Are there any side effects with this?

Click on the video link above to hear Dr. Bob's advice! And if you have a behavioral question about your petfor Dr. Bob, you can call him at 501-227-7900.

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